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Dates to Remember

 

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October 2016

October 3rd
#MoreKidsDrugFree Press Conference
12:00 pm, County Board Room (room 1277)
Eau Claire County Government Center (Courthouse)
721 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire, WI

October 11th
Eau Claire County SADD Training (youth activists)
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Best Western Plus Eau Claire Conference Center
3340 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire, WI

October 11th
Community Presentation by Dr. Keven Sabet
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, North High School

Harnessing more than two decades of experience in policy, Dr. Sabet, 37, combines humor with science, wit with clarity, and pragmatism with inspiration in this lively presentation. He will talk about the perils of Big Pot -- the big tobacco of our time, as Dr Kevin Sabet will argue. Dr. Sabet will go through the latest developments over the battle to legalize marijuana, and will review the latest science about the drug. Dr. Sabet’s presentation is based on his book “Reefer Sanity: Seven Great Myths About Marijuana.” In his presentation he will provide an overview of the current drug policy trends in the United States, and debunk some of the most cited myths about marijuana use, for instance: marijuana is harmless and non-addictive, and legalization will solve the government’s budgetary problems. Dr. Sabet makes the claim that our greatest concern should be the inevitable rise of a second Big Tobacco industry, this time marketing marijuana to our children and youth. He will refer to the already arising problems in Colorado and Washington state as examples.  You will hear more about marijuana, and more about marijuana policy, the health effects of the drug, and the current political landscape in this presentation than you likely ever have.

October 22nd
Prescription Drug Take Back Day!
Complete information can be found on our Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention page.

October 31st
#MoreKidsDrugFree Campaign Wrap-up Event
(details to be announced)

 

November 2016

November 1st
Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention quarterly meeting
7:30-9am, Eau Claire City-County Health Department, Room G302

November 29th
Tobacco & Alcohol Retailer Training
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Details and registration can be found on our Compliance Checks page.

 

 

To find out more and how YOU can get involved, e-mail
Rachael Manning  (rachael.manning@co.eau-claire.wi.us)
Cortney Draxler (cortney.draxler@co.eau-claire.wi.us)
or call 715-839-4718 and ask for either Rachael or Cortney.